Hours & Tickets



Starting At
$ 37
Per Year


$ 29


( 65+ )
$ 27


( 13-17 )
$ 25


( 4-12 )
$ 19


( 3 yr & Younger )


North Entrance: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
South Entrance: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Museum Exhibits: Open Thursday-Sunday, 10:00 am  – 4:00 pm
Grounds:  Thursday-Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Upcoming Hours

 January 1 – March 31st

North Campus Thursday- Sunday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Grounds close 5:00 pm

Holiday Schedule

Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23, 2023 Museum Closed
Thanksgiving Holiday Friday, November 24, 2023 (Holiday Schedule) Museum Open
Christmas Eve Sunday, December 24, 2023 Museum Closed
Christmas Holiday Monday, December 25, 2023 Museum Closed
Christmas Eve Observed Tuesday, December 26, 2023 Museum Closed
New Year’s Day Monday, January 1, 2024 Museum Closed

To facilitate a touch-free transaction, visitors are strongly encouraged to buy their tickets online. For general admission questions, please call 860.572.0711. General admission fees can be applied to any membership purchases. For group admission tickets, please call 860.572.5331.

Upcoming Events:


2023 Mystic Pass

Joint admission ticket with Mystic Aquarium

2023 Mystic Pass may be redeemed through March 31, 2024

Prices vary based on availability and date. Tickets can be purchased at:

• Includes 1 general admission to Mystic Seaport Museum & 1 general admission to Mystic Aquarium
• Can be shown for discounts throughout Downtown Mystic through March 31, 2024
• Mystic Passes can be validated for a return visit within three days of initial visit at Mystic Seaport
• The Seaport portion of the Mystic Pass can be applied towards a Mystic Seaport Membership within 30
days of visiting Mystic Seaport

Ticket Pricing

Adult (age 14-64) |  $60

Senior (65+)  |  $55

Child (age 3-13)  |  $45

Child (age 2 and under)  |  FREE

On Sale Now!

Special events, activities and other fees are ticketed on-grounds separately. Offers cannot be combined and are subject to change at any time. Please call 860.572.0711 with any pricing questions.

New Member Promotion: Visitors receive a free gift while supplies last (baseball cap or Museum Logo cloth bag) with purchase of New Membership

Active duty/retired military: Active military dressed in uniform receive free admission. Active military, retired military or merchant mariners in casual attire with proper ID receive $5 off for themselves and for all of the members in their group.

Free admission for SNAP EBT: SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) /EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) recipients receive free admission for up to 2 adults and 4 children/youth per SNAP/EBT card. This program is open to both CT and out-of-state residents.

Special needs visitors: 50 percent discount on admission. One adult attending to the special needs visitor receives 50 percent off admission.

Students: Admission is $18 with a valid college ID.

Your birthday: Visit on your birthday and your admission is our gift to you! If you are a Museum member, bring a friend for free. Offer available to adults and children. Must present a valid photo ID or copy of birth certificate.

Second-visit admission: Each general admission ticket purchased at Mystic Seaport Museum is good for one admission on the day of purchase. Have your ticket validated before you leave for a second visit within three business days. (not included: tickets purchased after 3 p.m.).

Honorary Community Memberships for Members of the Mashantucket and Eastern Pequot
Tribal Nations: All Members of either tribe are welcome to free admission during regular business hours as part of our living land acknowledgment. Tribal Members need only show their Tribal ID’s.

Group Sales Admission:

Groups of 15 or more
2023 Adult/Senior $24 / Youth-Child (4-17) $17

Tickets must be purchased with a single payment to receive the group rate. Please call 860.572.5331 to make advance reservations

Are you a commercial tour operator?

Please call 860-572-5331 or email reservations@mysticseaport.org for rates and reservations.

Payment: Payment by cash, company check or credit card is due before or on arrival. American Express, MasterCard, Visa, or Discover Cards are accepted. For advance payment call 860-572-5331.

Parking: Seasonal parking may be in effect, please refer to confirmation for specific parking details.

North parking lot (cars only in lower lot): Located immediately across the street from the Thompson Exhibition Building entrance to Mystic Seaport Museum at 105 Greenmanville Ave. (Route 27) in Mystic. Limited bus parking is available in upper right lot.

South parking lot (all vehicles): Located across the street from South entrance to Mystic Seaport Museum, gift store, and big, red tugboat at 50 Greenmanville Ave. (Route 27) in Mystic.

Dining: Mystic Seaport Museum offers a variety of on-grounds dining options as well as pre-ordered boxed lunches. Ask the Reservations Specialist for more information when you book your date.

Accommodations: From hotels to bed and breakfasts, Mystic offers a wide variety of accommodations to fit everyone’s needs: www.ctvisit.com/mystic.

Visitors to Mystic Seaport Museum are welcome to take photographs and pursue other creative activities on the grounds for non-commercial, personal use only. The use of tripods or monopods on vessels or exhibits is prohibited, as is the use of drones. Please refer to our Multimedia Policy for additional information.

Visitors are encouraged to share their images on social media with the hashtag #FindYourSeaStory.